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About Us

History

Our story starts way back in 1978...

BASS was founded by Chuka Peter Paul, an eminent professional social scientist in 1978 after the havoc cyclone hit to serve the vulnerable families in Guntur district. Mr Peter Paul has been continuously heading of the BASS as founder president and guiding light for all the Executive body staff and volunteers of the BASS to execute development projects.  Under his able leadership BASS has been successfully completed and continued several social, educational, health care and emergency relief activities

 BASS is working for the social, educational, health care, economic development and emergency relief and rehabilitation of the poor specially for the Scheduled caste (SC), the Scheduled Tribe (ST) and Backward communities, irrespective of their caste, creed and religion. BASS is committed to people’s participatory development processes. People concerned and affected are involved in the entire process of project identification, development, execution, monitoring and evaluation. Projects adopt a bottom up approach and are evolved at the community level.

A message from our founder

Mr Chukka Peter Paul is an experienced social worker from Guntur has been founded the BASS in 1978 with an aim to serve people in need. He is continuously working for the BASS as honorary President and get collaborations with government and international organizations.

The Bharath Abhyudaya Seva Samithi (BASS), is an Indian Progressive Service Society, located in Guntur, Andhra Pradesh is a registered non-governmental voluntary organization established in 1978. BASS seeks to improve the livelihoods of children, youth, women and vulnerable people—those who are at the highest risk due to challenging social -economic conditions. BASS works to bring relief and opportunity to rural and urban communities negatively impacted by poverty and specially to improve the quality of life of children to become good human beings by having access to the right kind of education. BASS is working for the social, educational, health care, economic development and emergency relief and rehabilitation of the poor specially for the Scheduled caste (SC), the Scheduled Tribe (ST) and Backward communities, irrespective of their caste, creed and religion. BASS is committed to people’s participatory development processes. People concerned and affected are involved in the entire process of project identification, development, execution, monitoring and evaluation. Projects adopt a bottom up approach and are evolved at the community level.

Come work with us

If you would like to work for an organization making a real impact, let us know. We appreciate all the help we get.

Our goals

  • Eradicate Extreme Poverty and hunger.
  • Achieve universal Primary education.
  • Promote gender Equality and empower women.
  • Reduce Child Mortality.
  • Improve maternal health.
  • Combat HIV/Aids, Malaria and other diseases.
  • Ensure Environmental sustainability.
  • Develop a Global Partnership for Development by 2026 in the target areas in India.

And we believe that with more support pouring in, we can achieve this and much more in the near future 🙂

Vision

Our vision is to ensure “Equality for all humans”. We strive relentlessly to improve the living conditions of the vulnerable people-those who are at the highest risk due to challenging socio-economic conditions.

Mission

Focus on “grassroots development” – educate children, eradicate hunger and poverty, create awareness or healthy lifestyle and improved living conditions.